19th century. Large rectangular sewing box with intricate decoration forming geometric designs composed of ivory and ebonized wood with green painted accents. Paneled top with cylindrical side arms that act as handles. Hinged lid lifts to reveal numerous lidded compartments, most ivory, within for sewing wares and items. Lids in matching geometric pattern. Unmarked. Height 4.25", width 13.5", depth 9".
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